Sefton Park Palm House Preservation Trust – Clerk to the Board of Trustees

Part-Time, 2 days per month (16 hours)
£15.00 per hour
Liverpool, L1 1AP

The Sefton Park Palm House Preservation Trust (SPPHPT) is a busy organization that has lots going on at all times and the Palm House is an award-winning wedding venue, historic visitor attraction & community space. They recently added a highly successful café and takeaway operation to the Palm House which in 2021 celebrated 125 years since its opening and 20 years since its restoration. The SPPPHT, in partnership with Liverpool City Council, have recently been awarded a £270,000 grant from the National Lottery Heritage Fund to improve interpretation and engage with a wider & diverse audience, so there has never been a more exciting time to join their team.

Sefton Park Palm House Preservation Trust is a registered charity set up in 1996 to manage the Palm House, the Trust raises all its own income.

This covers the running costs, together with an annual contribution to Liverpool City Council towards the building maintenance of Sefton Park Palm House and supports an events programme that offers many more reasons to visit.

Summary of the Role

The Clerk will provide administrative support to the Board of Trustees of Sefton Park Palm House Preservation Trust in the preparation and execution of effective Board Meetings.

Qualifications and Skills Required

  • Maintaining confidentiality
  • Organised and methodical
  • High standard of written English
  • Effective Minute taker
  • Ability to keep accurate records
  • Organisation of Meetings.

To read the full job description, please click here.

To apply, please contact Roy Boardman (Director) on 0151 726 9304 or roy.boardman@palmhouse.org.

Deadline: 31 August 2022.

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